Dalnaglar is a romantic, Scots Baronial castle situated in Glen Shee, “the Glen of the Fairies”, in the heart of the Highlands. It is surrounded by spectacular mountain scenery and the Dalnaglar Estate offers loch fishing for trout and salmon fishing on the River Shee. The surrounding estates offer a variety of other pursuits, such as deer stalking and game shooting, which can be organised for you. There are many wonderful golf courses within easy reach, including Carnoustie, Rosemount, St Andrews, Glen Isla and Gleneagles, and other activities such as horse riding can be arranged locally.
The castle can be rented on a self-catering or catered basis for up to twenty people in 21st century comfort and 19th century Baronial style, the accommodation including eight double/twin bedrooms all with their own bathrooms, two further twin bedrooms sharing a bathroom, large Drawing Room, Library, Sitting Room and Dining Room, all with open log fires, well equipped kitchen, fishing/gun room, laundry and drying facilities. There are two further en-suite bedrooms in a tower which are suitable for young adults or staff.
Dalnaglar is the perfect location for family or sporting holidays, weddings, business meetings and office parties and accessible from all parts of the country, Edinburgh Airport being two hours by car. There are numerous historic castles nearby, such as Braemar, Glamis, Blair Athol and Scone Palace. Other activities include visiting various whisky distilleries, shopping at the House of Bruar and the salmon ladder at Pitlochry.
Wedding capacity: We can seat 20 in the dining room and 10 in the breakfast room. Larger wedding groups can be held in marquees but with limited access to the house.
There is also a cottage in the grounds which sleeps 7; please enquire for more information.